Charlie Campbell

Charlie Campbell wants to spread the news of so many wonderful aspects in the greater Dayton area. He is a cheerleader and a real believer that our area is the place to be. He has been active in this area for almost 40 years and you can hear him weekly at WYSO.

The Huffman Historic District is hosting a Halloween-themed home tour this weekend.

The Spirit of Huffman tour gives you a visual feast of Halloween decorations and entertainment among the Victorian homes. You have a guide who takes you through the neighborhood and stopping to tour nine unique homes. Each tour is two hours long and includes refreshments. It is tonight 6 to 8:45pm and Saturday, 4 to 8:45pm.

SuburbiCon 2018 will be held at Kettering's Trent Arena.

The 16th Annual Chocolate Festival is at the new Montgomery County Fairgrounds. It is family friendly, with live radio broadcasts, entertainment, food, door prizes, and the kaleidoscope radio shows with Bill Nance & Melody Morris. And lots of Chocolate!!!!!  There is no cost and it is on Saturday, 10am to 5pm.

Calling all local superheroes! The SuburbiCon: Comic Art Expo, is the place to be for comic book enthusiasts. The event is Saturday, 10am to 5pm at Trent Arena in Kettering.

Blues musician Guy Davis
Joseph A. Rosen

Celebrate the beginning of the fall season and learning about the force that causes falling - gravity. Activities and demonstrations take place and allow everyone to experience the concept of gravity in a variety of situations. This is at The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, on Saturday, 9am to 3pm.

Participants in the Salem Avenue Peace Corridor's annual peace event
The Salem Avenue Peace Corridor and First Baptist Church Dayton

The Salem Avenue Peace Corridor and First Baptist Church Dayton are walking to the Salem Garden and making stops along the way to recognize & celebrate symbols of peace. You can walk, bike or drive along this path to peace! This is today, from 4 to 7pm.

The third annual ArtFest is Sunday at Beavercreek's Community Park.
via https://www.facebook.com/ArtFestMiamiValley/

The Hunchback of Notre Dame is a brand-new musical production and an epic and emotionally charged retelling of the famous Victor Hugo love story of the beautiful gypsy girl Esmeralda, and the scorned bell-ringer Quasimodo. While it is based on the animated Disney film including many of the same songs, the plot and themes follow more closely to the original, and significantly darker, novel. This is at The Victoria Theatre, Friday & Saturday.

Dancers onstage at the Dayton Greek Festival
Dayton Greek Festival

The Doctor from India film is a meditative and immersive portrait of the life and work of Dr. Vasant Lad, the holistic health pioneer who first brought the ancient medical practice from India to the west in the late 1970s. He was both a healer and a mystic, and dedicated his life to sharing what is considered the oldest healthcare system on earth to our complex medical landscape . This film is at The Neon on Saturday and Sunday at noon.

Aullwood Farm and Nature Center

Aullwood's Farm and Nature Center is having a special day. Bring your family and friends to explore the six miles of trails, meet their animals at the farm and the center and look for native birds! On Sunday, from 1 to 5pm there is no cost.

The Foster Roster at the Humane Society of Greater Dayton provides loving care and temporary housing for animals not yet ready to enter into the adoption program. Fostering provides an invaluable service and helps save lives! They need you to help provide a little time, compassion and maybe even a piece of your heart to these small babies until they are ready to find their forever homes! Can you help?

The 2018 Greater Dayton Lebanese Festival is this weekend.
courtesy of The Greater Dayton Lebanese Festival

AIRPEX 2018 are hosting more than 15 stamp dealers from across the country plus the Post Service with varied philatelic offerings and supplies. Novice, youth, and avid stamp collectors are welcome to stop by to talk and shop with stamp dealers and club members. This is at the IBEW Union Hall, 6550 Poe Avenue, today until 6pm; and Saturday, 10am to 4pm.

Dayton Visual Arts Center (DVAC) exterior sign

Not Your Ordinary Book Sale. There are hundreds of like-new collectible quality books which came from the estate of Father Joseph Goetz who donated his entire collection of more than 2500 books. It is at the Woodbourne at Cross Pointe Library branch, 101 E. Alex-Bell Road (next to Outback Steakhouse) in Centerville and is available today until 9pm and Saturday, 9am to 6pm.

Art on the Commons is Sunday, 11a.m. to 5p.m.
courtesy of Fraze Pavillion

The Germanfest Picnic is at RiverScape MetroPark and there is fabulous German food, plenty of German Beer on tap, live musical entertainment on two stages all day long. And a KidZone, Culture Display, 5K and 10K race. And lots of handcrafts and German items. It is today, 5 to 11; Saturday, 11am to 11pm; and Sunday, 11am to 6pm with Polka Mass at 10am.